It’s school shopping time once again. I remember always wanting to get funny Garfield folders to make me laugh or Dale Earnhardt Sr. folders to display my favorite driver. There were those big erasers and little pencil sharpeners and calculators and backpacks and school clothes. I’m sure you can recall many school shopping memories as well.
As I walk through the stores now and see how inexpensive pencils, pens and paper are at this time of the year it makes me want to purchase stacks of them even though I no longer have a need for any of it right now. But there are those who do need them and this is the perfect opportunity for parents to teach their child or teen about giving. Did you know the Bible has a lot to say about caring for the poor and giving? Here are a few verses: